Omanyte

Omanyte is a Rock/Water type Pokémon introduced in Generation 1. It is known as the Spiral Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 138
Type Rock Water
Species Spiral Pokémon
Height 1′04″ (0.4 m)
Weight 16.5 lbs (7.5 kg)
Abilities Shell Armor
Swift Swim
Weak Armor (hidden ability)
Local № 138 (Red/Blue/Yellow)
220 (Gold/Silver/Crystal)
138 (FireRed/LeafGreen)
225 (HeartGold/SoulSilver)
227 (U.Sun/U.Moon — Alola dex)

Training

EV yield 1 Defense
Catch rate 45 (5.9% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 70 (normal)
Base Exp. 71
Growth Rate Medium Fast

Breeding

Egg Groups Water 1, Water 3
Gender 87.5% male, 12.5% female
Egg cycles 30 (base 7,680 steps)

Base stats

HP 35
180 274
Attack 40
76 196
Defense 100
184 328
Sp. Atk 90
166 306
Sp. Def 55
103 229
Speed 35
67 185
Total 355 Min Max

The ranges shown on the right are for a level 100 Pokémon. Maximum values are based on a beneficial nature, 252 EVs, 31 IVs; minimum values are based on a hindering nature, 0 EVs, 0 IVs.

Type defenses

The effectiveness of each type on Omanyte.

Evolution chart

(Level 40)

Omanyte changes

Pokédex entries

Red
Blue
Although long extinct, in rare cases, it can be genetically resurrected from fossils.
Yellow An ancient POKéMON that was recovered from a fossil. It swims by cleverly twisting its 10 tentacles about.
Gold Revived from an ancient fossil, this POKéMON uses air stored in its shell to sink and rise in water.
Silver This POKéMON from ancient times is said to have navigated the sea by adeptly twisting its 10 tentacles.
Crystal In prehistoric times, it swam on the sea floor, eating plankton. Its fossils are sometimes found.
Ruby
Sapphire
OMANYTE is one of the ancient and long-since-extinct POKéMON that have been regenerated from fossils by people. If attacked by an enemy, it withdraws itself inside its hard shell.
FireRed A prehistoric POKéMON that lived in the primordial sea, it swims by twisting its 10 tentacles about.
LeafGreen Although long extinct, in rare cases, it can be genetically regenerated from fossils.
Emerald One of the ancient and long-since-extinct POKéMON that have been regenerated from fossils by humans. If attacked, it withdraws into its hard shell.
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
A Pokémon that was resurrected from a fossil using modern science. It swam in ancient seas.
HeartGold Revived from an ancient fossil, this Pokémon uses air stored in its shell to sink and rise in water.
SoulSilver This Pokémon from ancient times is said to have navigated the sea by adeptly twisting its 10 tentacles.
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
A Pokémon that was resurrected from a fossil using modern science. It swam in ancient seas.
X A prehistoric Pokémon that lived in the primordial sea, it swims by twisting its 10 tentacles about.
Y Revived from an ancient fossil, this Pokémon uses air stored in its shell to sink and rise in water.
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Omanyte is one of the ancient and long-since-extinct Pokémon that have been regenerated from fossils by people. If attacked by an enemy, it withdraws itself inside its hard shell.
Ultra Sun Omanyte lived in the seas of antiquity. Its fossils have been found bearing bite marks from Archeops, so apparently Archeops preyed on it.
Ultra Moon It was restored from an ancient fossil. Those Helix Fossils are excavated from areas that were once oceans long, long ago.

Moves learned by Omanyte

Moves learnt by level up

Omanyte learns the following moves in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1ConstrictNormal 10 100
1WithdrawWater
7BiteDark 60 100
10Water GunWater 40 100
16RolloutRock 30 90
19LeerNormal 100
25Mud ShotGround 55 95
28BrineWater 65 100
34ProtectNormal
37Ancient PowerRock 60 100
43TickleNormal 100
46Rock BlastRock 25 90
50Shell SmashNormal
55Hydro PumpWater 110 80

Egg moves

Omanyte learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Omanyte egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Aurora BeamIce 65 100
BideNormal
Bubble BeamWater 65 100
HazeIce
Knock OffDark 65 100
Muddy WaterWater 90 85
Reflect TypeNormal
SlamNormal 80 75
SpikesGround
SupersonicNormal 55
Toxic SpikesPoison
Water PulseWater 60 100
WhirlpoolWater 35 85
Wring OutNormal 100

Move Tutor moves

Omanyte can be taught these attacks in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon from move tutors (details):

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
BindNormal 15 85
Earth PowerGround 90 100
Icy WindIce 55 95
Iron DefenseSteel
Knock OffDark 65 100
SnoreNormal 50 100
Stealth RockRock
Water PulseWater 60 100

Moves learnt by TM

Omanyte is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
6ToxicPoison 90
7HailIce
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
13Ice BeamIce 90 100
14BlizzardIce 110 70
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
21FrustrationNormal 100
23Smack DownRock 50 100
27ReturnNormal 100
32Double TeamNormal
37SandstormRock
39Rock TombRock 60 95
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
55ScaldWater 80 100
69Rock PolishRock
74Gyro BallSteel 100
80Rock SlideRock 75 90
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
94SurfWater 90 100
98WaterfallWater 80 100
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Omanyte can only learn these moves in previous generations. It must be taught the moves in the appropriate game and then transferred to Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon.
Note: Generation 1 and 2 refer to the 3DS Virtual Console titles, not the physical cartridges.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Horn AttackNormal 65 100 Generation 1 — Level up
Spike CannonNormal 20 100 Generation 1 — Level up
RageNormal 20 100 Generation 1 — TM
ReflectPsychic Generation 1 — TM
Take DownNormal 90 85 Generation 1 — TM
CurseGhost Generation 2 — TM
Body SlamNormal 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
HeadbuttNormal 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Rock SmashFighting 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
DiveWater 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Moves learnt by level up

Omanyte learns the following moves in Pokémon Sun & Moon at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1ConstrictNormal 10 100
1WithdrawWater
7BiteDark 60 100
10Water GunWater 40 100
16RolloutRock 30 90
19LeerNormal 100
25Mud ShotGround 55 95
28BrineWater 65 100
34ProtectNormal
37Ancient PowerRock 60 100
43TickleNormal 100
46Rock BlastRock 25 90
50Shell SmashNormal
55Hydro PumpWater 110 80

Egg moves

Omanyte learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Sun & Moon. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Omanyte egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Aurora BeamIce 65 100
BideNormal
Bubble BeamWater 65 100
HazeIce
Knock OffDark 65 100
Muddy WaterWater 90 85
Reflect TypeNormal
SlamNormal 80 75
SpikesGround
SupersonicNormal 55
Toxic SpikesPoison
Water PulseWater 60 100
WhirlpoolWater 35 85
Wring OutNormal 100

Moves learnt by TM

Omanyte is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Sun & Moon:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
6ToxicPoison 90
7HailIce
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
13Ice BeamIce 90 100
14BlizzardIce 110 70
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
21FrustrationNormal 100
23Smack DownRock 50 100
27ReturnNormal 100
32Double TeamNormal
37SandstormRock
39Rock TombRock 60 95
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
46ThiefDark 60 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
55ScaldWater 80 100
69Rock PolishRock
74Gyro BallSteel 100
80Rock SlideRock 75 90
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
94SurfWater 90 100
98WaterfallWater 80 100
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Omanyte can only learn these moves in previous generations. It must be taught the moves in the appropriate game and then transferred to Pokémon Sun & Moon.
Note: Generation 1 and 2 refer to the 3DS Virtual Console titles, not the physical cartridges.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Horn AttackNormal 65 100 Generation 1 — Level up
Spike CannonNormal 20 100 Generation 1 — Level up
RageNormal 20 100 Generation 1 — TM
ReflectPsychic Generation 1 — TM
Take DownNormal 90 85 Generation 1 — TM
CurseGhost Generation 2 — TM
Body SlamNormal 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
CaptivateNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
EndureNormal Generation 4 — TM
Natural GiftNormal 100 Generation 4 — TM
HeadbuttNormal 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Rock SmashFighting 40 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
DiveWater 80 100 Generation 6 — HM

Omanyte sprites

Type Generation 1 Generation 2 Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Omanyte  sprite from Red & Blue Omanyte  sprite from Silver Omanyte  sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Omanyte  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Omanyte  sprite from Black & White Omanyte  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Omanyte Shiny sprite from Silver Omanyte Shiny sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Omanyte Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Omanyte Shiny sprite from Black & White Omanyte Shiny sprite from X & Y

Where to find Omanyte

Red
Blue
Yellow
Cinnabar Island
Gold
Silver
Crystal
Trade/migrate from another game
Ruby
Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
FireRed
LeafGreen
Cinnabar Island
Emerald Trade/migrate from another game
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
Oreburgh City
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Pewter City
Black
White
Black 2
White 2
Nacrene City
X
Y
Ambrette Town
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Rustboro City
Sun
Moon
Trade/migrate from another game
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Route 8

Other languages

English Omanyte
Japanese オムナイト (Omnite)
German Amonitas
French Amonita

Name origin

ammonite
shell fossil
-ite
suffix meaning ‘closely related’